Credit: Chinese State MediaChina has conducted its first remote tower operation at Xinyuan Nalati Airport (NLT) with a China Express Airlines flight controlled remotely from the Xinjiang Airport Group’s center in Urumqi, 385 km away.
Credit: LATAM Airlines GroupWelcome to Routes’ look at how the Latin America aviation market is responding to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, helping you understand the schedule changes and manage the impact so we can navigate through this crisis together. Routes is part of Aviation Week Network.
Credit: Joe PriesDart Group, the owner of UK leisure carrier Jet2, has raised £172 million ($210 million) after increasing its share capital by 20% and has announced plans to resume flight operations from July 1.
Credit: KHRyanair subsidiary Laudamotion—Austria’s second largest airline behind Austrian Airlines—confirmed May 22 that its Airbus A320 base in Vienna will close on May 29 with the loss of over 300 pilot and cabin crew jobs as no collective labor agreement (CLA) with trade union Vida had been signed.
Credit: BoeingA group of internal FAA experts is reviewing aspects of the Boeing 777X and providing feedback to the team tasked with day-to-day oversight of Boeing’s certification work, jump-starting an effort the agency plans to integrate into its aircraft-approval process, Aviation Week has learned.
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